Keith Whittier

Film Reviewer

Ottawa native Keith Whittier has been going to movies for as long as he can remember. He usually sees between 2- 4 movies each week in the theatre. Keith's passion of film extends to different film festivals including the Toronto Film Festivals. Outside of films Keith is also a big sports enthusiast and can be found cheering on the Ottawa REDBLACKSKeith can be heard on a variety of radio stations in Ottawa giving movie reviews and we are very happy to have him as a contributor at Ottawa Life Magazine. Keith can be reached on his Twitter at @cfl_fan or on his website wittywhittier.com
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“Madeleine Collins” is the latest example of Virginie Efira’s amazing talent

“Madeleine Collins” is the latest example of Virginie Efira’s amazing talent

Synopsis: Judith leads a double life: two lovers, two sons in France and one daughter in Switzerland. Entangled in secrets and lies, her lives begin to shatter. Director: Antoine Barraud Stars: Virginie Efira, Quim Guiterrez, Bruno Salomone If you were to ‘Google’ Virginie Efira, you [...]

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“Pleasure” is a film that needs to be talked about

“Pleasure” is a film that needs to be talked about

Synopsis: Bella Cherry arrives in Los Angeles with dreams of becoming an adult film star, but she soon learns that fame won't come easy as she harnesses her ambition and cunning to rise to the top of this mesmerizing and singular world Director: Ninja Thyberg Stars: Sofia Kappel, Zelda Morrison, [...]

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“Dr. Strange” demonstrates the strength of director Sam Raimi

“Dr. Strange” demonstrates the strength of director Sam Raimi

Synopsis: Dr. Stephen Strange casts a forbidden spell that opens the doorway to the multiverse, including alternate versions of himself, whose threat to humanity is too great for the combined forces of Strange, Wong, and Wanda Maximoff. Director: Sam Raimi Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Elizabeth Olsen, [...]

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Potter fans will enjoy the theatrical experience of Fantastic Beasts

Potter fans will enjoy the theatrical experience of Fantastic Beasts

Synopsis: Albus Dumbledore assigns Newt and his allies with a mission related to the rising power of Grindelwald. Director: David Yates Stars: Eddie Redmayne, Jude Law, Ezra Miller, Dan Fogler, Mads Mikkelsen Sometimes after a major series ends and there is a spinoff or a continuation, you must [...]

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Will Smith will be remembered for his right hook, not his Oscar.

Will Smith will be remembered for his right hook, not his Oscar.

Where to even begin? What an evening! Hollywood’s biggest night did not disappoint. Many dreams came true on the Oscar stage, and there was one moment that will have people talking about for some time. First, let’s start with the hosts: Regina Hall, Amy Schumer, and Wanda Sykes were [...]

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Good script and funny acting make “Browntown” a great watch

Good script and funny acting make “Browntown” a great watch

Synopsis: Frank Tsigas is a middle-aged family man who can only see life’s shortcomings. To distract him, his soft-spoken wife Laura offers a unique anniversary gift: she bets her ass that he can’t lose 50 pounds in three months . . . literally. Director: George A. Tramountanas Stars: George [...]

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Who should win and who will win—our 2022 Oscar predictions!

Who should win and who will win—our 2022 Oscar predictions!

Now, I am a strange bird; while I have minimal interest in celebrity gossip, I absolutely love the Academy Awards and have watched them for as long as I can remember. I’ve lived through so many great Oscar moments, but I always remember what a friend said to me years ago: ‘I don’t need [...]

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‘Fresh’ shows that the horrors of modern day dating are real!

‘Fresh’ shows that the horrors of modern day dating are real!

Synopsis: The horrors of modern dating are seen through one young woman’s defiant battle to survive her new boyfriend’s unusual appetites. Director: Mimi Cave Stars: Sebastian Stan, Daisy Edgar-Jones If I were about to fly somewhere, especially overseas, I wouldn’t watch Lost [...]

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10 mins is all it will take for you to love Pattinson as Batman

10 mins is all it will take for you to love Pattinson as Batman

Synopsis: When the Riddler, a sadistic serial killer, begins murdering key political figures in Gotham, Batman is forced to investigate the city's hidden corruption and question his family's involvement. Director: Matt Reeves Stars: Robert Pattinson, Zoe Kravitz, Barry Keoghan, Colin Farrell, [...]

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Penelope Cruz is Oscar bound for her role in ‘Parallel Mothers’

Penelope Cruz is Oscar bound for her role in ‘Parallel Mothers’

Synopsis: The story of two mothers who give birth the same day. Director: Pedro Almodovar Stars: Penelope Cruz, Milena Smit, Israel Elejalde I like Pedro Almodovar. How can you not? He is arguably the most internationally acclaimed Spanish filmmaker. His films are brilliant. Last year, one of [...]

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